1. Time For Barton to Stand or Fall

    Bring up Joey Barton's name amongst football fans, or even anyone with a mild interest in sport, and the words "thug", "scumbag", or "waste of space" will probably be thrown back with alarming speed...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 456 reads 0 comments

  2. Stubborn Wenger Must Address Arsenal's Issues

    Arsene Wenger deserves immeasurable credit for what he had achieved at Arsenal. He took them from their mid-table mediocrity of the mid 1990s to become a genuine power in world football...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 651 reads 4 comments

  3. 'Appy 'Arry Begins Tottenham's Long Road To Recovery

    Tottenham were never a bad team, despite the dismal way they started this season. Nor were they a brilliant team when they beat Chelsea to lift the League Cup in February...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 242 reads 0 comments

  4. Kinnear Deserves Credit As Tide Turns on Tyne

    The relief was palpable as the final whistle blew at St James' Park last night. Newcastle had hung on to beat West Brom, 2-1, marking only their second win of the season and the first since Joe Kinnear took charge...

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  5. Ramos Out, Redknapp In

    Tottenham Hotspur have announced that the club has parted ways with Juande Ramos and sporting director Damien Comolli with immediate effect. First team coaches Gus Poyet and Marcos Alvarez have also been sacked...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 174 reads 2 comments

  6. "Best of the Rest" XI

    Imagine if it was possible to amalgamate the squads of the 16 "other" clubs in the Premier League. Who would make the starting XI for "Best Of The Rest" FC? Obviously, this is a completely subjective exercise...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 357 reads 9 comments

  7. Beckham Underlines International Intent with Milan Move

    David Beckham today confirmed his ambition to play for England at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa by agreeing to join AC Milan on loan until the end of the season...

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  8. Moyes Stays Put, For Now

    They say stability breeds success, and Everton's steady progress under David Moyes' continued guidance seemed to prove this...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 152 reads 0 comments

  9. Cole's Past Catches Up With Him

    It would be fair to say that Ashley Cole is not an overly popular fellow amongst the English public. Reasons for this are not too hard to find...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 390 reads 0 comments

  10. Hope For Spurs if Lessons Are Learnt

    Back in 2005-06 when Tottenham narrowly missed out on Champions League football, the essence of the side was markedly different to the Tottenham side that now find themselves rooted to the foot of the Premier League table...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 196 reads 0 comments

  11. Owen-Goal By Capello?

    In May 1997 Michael Owen scored his first senior goal for Liverpool on debut against Joe Kinnear's Wimbledon, at the tired and jaded arena that is Selhurst Park...

    Matt Matterson Written by Matt Matterson about almost 6 years ago 184 reads 1 comments